Police: 12-year-old boy wounded when shots fired by someone in passing vehicle near Holton & Hadley

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police say a 12-year-old boy was injured in a shooting that happened near Holton and Hadley.

It happened shortly before 4:00 p.m.

Police say the boy was seated in a vehicle when shots were fired by someone in a passing vehicle.

The victim and the vehicle in which he was seated were struck by gunfire.

The boy suffered a non-life threatening injury and was taken to a hospital.


MPD continues to seek the suspects and their vehicle and is investigating what led up to the incident.